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This Simple Mathematical Rule Can Help Your Business Survive for the Long Term | Inc.com

In 1958, a brilliant young mathematician named Benoit Mandelbrot went to work as a researcher for IBM. His first assignment seemed like a straightforward problem, but turned out to be devilishly complex. He was tasked with figuring out how noise in communication lines arises and identifying some …

Profit

Reshopper is an app for parents to buy and sell used items

Once in a while I come across a company that seems like a complete no-brainer. An idea that induces a ‘why hasn’t this been done already’ moment. That was certainly the case when I jumped on a call with Aja Guldhammer Henderson, CEO of Reshopper, a Danish startup that has built a mobile app for …

Startups
Japan

31 Awesome And Inexpensive Things You Need For Your Kitchen

Soooooo many cool gadgets and things to decorate with...and they're all under 30 bucks.

The Case for Learning Engineers in Education

Opinion | Research<p>The Case for Learning Engineers in Education<p>By Bror Saxberg     Oct 30, 2016<p>Image Credit: Crystal Home / Shutterstock.com<p><i>This piece</i> …

Pedagogy

Top 5 WearableTech Startups We Want To See In 2016

Top 5 WearableTech startups we want to see coming alive this year. After a somehow sluggish end of 2015, the first part of this year got the wearable …

Startups

Hoverboard world record broken with 2km flight

Frenchman Franky Zapata used the jet-powered device to fly above the waters of the Mediterranean<p>A Frenchman has flown more than 2 kilometers (over a mile) on a jet-powered hoverboard, setting an apparent new world record.<p>The Guinness World Records reported on its website that 37-year-old Franky …

Hoverboards

Easy 15-Minute Side Dishes

Need something quick to go with that main dish? These recipes for 15-minute sides will help you get dinner on the table in a flash.<p>Summer Squash …

Le Pont de Sichuan : un restaurant atypique à tester d'urgence

<b>Généralement, lorsque l’on entend « restaurant chinois », on pense forcément aux nems, nouilles sautées aux légumes et au beignets de crevettes. Sauf</b> …

Cuisine

Ask Laurie: Where Can I Find a Great Work Bag?

Hi Laurie, I want a chic, everyday work bag that feels lighter and more in season with the warmer weather than my basic black tote. Thoughts? —C.J. …

Home Decorating

Avocado Papaya Salad | Goop

“This zesty salsa is delicious with chicken or white fish, but is just as lovely on its own—like summer on a plate. It is beautifully full of …

Whitefish

Sonatype Snares $30 Million Investment Led By Goldman Sachs

Sonatype, a company that helps customers create automated, policy-driven software component security, announced a $30 million round today led by Goldman Sachs.<p>The investment was a mix of debt and equity financing and was handled by Goldman’s Principal Strategic Investments Group, rather than …

Goldman Sachs

Under Armour is using IBM Watson to put a really smart personal trainer in your pocket

They demoed it during IBM CEO Ginni Rometty's keynote speech at CES on Wednesday, when Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank joined her on stage.<p>UA has put IBM's supersmart computer, Watson, inside its new fitness/health-tracking app, "Record."<p>Record is an app that the companies say will track and analyze …

Fitness

Cet hôtel flottant qui compte révolutionner l'industrie des croisières

<b>À mi-chemin entre le bateau de croisière et l’hôtel mobile, le MORPHotel est un concept d’hôtel flottant modulable, conçu par un jeune designer de 32</b> …

Changement Climatique

Connaissez-vous le croque-cake ?

À cuire dans un moule à cake anti adhésif 26 x 11 cm.<p>Faire fondre le beurre dans une casserole. Ajouter la farine en fouettant vivement. Verser …

Recettes de Cuisine

Alteryx Scores $85 Million As Growth Spurt Continues

Alteryx, which offers an analytics tool aimed at business users, announced an $85 million round today.<p>Today’s deal comes on top of the $60 million deal last October and brings the total raised to an impressive $163 million to date.<p>The round was led by Iconiq Capital and Insight Venture Partners. …

Venture Capital

There's a good reason why Larry Ellison 'never sees' IBM anymore

That's not unusual. Ellison loves a bit of trash-talking and usually throws an entertaining barb or two at his rivals.<p>But this time, he's been almost nostalgic about IBM, while also depicting IBM as a nobody when it comes to cloud computing. This is mostly on the basis of how often Oracle …

Machine Learning

The inside story of why Marissa Mayer's most trusted executives have given up on Yahoo

Some even felt it was dishonest.<p>Mayer's executive bench has been bolting as Mayer struggles to grow revenue or develop new hit products. The two most recent departures were Jackie Reses and Kathy Savitt. Both were handpicked by Mayer. Reses ran mergers and acquisitions and human resources and was …

Advertising

Le LHC pourrait bientôt être le théâtre du premier contact avec un univers parallèle

Le Grand Collisionneur de Hadrons (LHC en anglais), au CERN, à Genève, en Suisse, a déjà permis de faire de grandes et importantes découvertes - on …

Astronomie

Pablo now creates perfectly sized images for social networks

Buffer has updated Pablo, its Web app for combining pictures and text for social media posts, with the ability to generate and share perfectly sized images for Pinterest, Twitter and Facebook.<p>The company has also made Pablo easier to use with content you come across while browsing the Web.<p>Pablo now …

New camera captures invisible details, sees through the skin of fruit

Microsoft Research teams up with University of Washington to develop a camera that can capture the veins in your hand and other things not visible to the naked eye.<p>Everyone has a different method for determining if produce at the grocery store is underripe, just right or rotten. There's the knock …

University of Washington

Forbes lists the top-earning YouTube stars for 2014 to 2015

Forbes has ranked the YouTube stars who earned the most for the year ending on June 1, 2015... and the money they raked in can make you seriously think that you're in the wrong line of work. The first person in the list shouldn't surprise gamers: it's Pewdiepie, who reportedly took in a …

Here are the biggest tech acquisitions of all time, measured in 2015 dollars

Dell's $67 billion purchase of EMC is the biggest pure tech acquisition ever. (AOL's $162 billion buy of Time Warner in 2000 was larger, but Time Warner was a media company, not a tech company.) This chart from Statista shows some of the largest tech acquisitions of the past decade, measured in …

Mergers & Acquisitions

Top 20 IoT companies: IBM takes #1 spot | Q2/2015 update

IBM is leading the Internet of Things companies ranking for Q2/2015 mainly due to its massive investment of $3bn it is starting to put into IoT.<p>Other …

Internet of Things

Cloud-based Physical Security Startup Octopus Raises $2.5M From Singulariteam

Octopus, a Tel Aviv startup that makes cloud-based physical security systems for large facilities, has raised $2.5 million from Singulariteam.<p>The company will use the funds to expand in the U.S. and Asia. In China, its growth plans will be helped along by the fact that two of China’s biggest …

Video Surveillance

Lybrate Lands $10.2M To Widen Access To Doctors And Healthcare Information In India

It’s proving to be a busy week for big-hitting VC firm Tiger Global in India. It led a $100 million investment in music streaming service Saavn, put up media startup News In Shorts’ $20 million Series B raise, and today it led a $10.2 million round for medical service Lybrate.<p>Eighteen-month-old …

Health Care Industry

Munich-Based AI Startup Neokami Raises $1.1M

Last year’s $500 million acquisition of DeepMind by Google undoubtedly put Artificial Intelligence (AI) squarely in the minds of investors and media alike. So much so that there’s a tendency to re-badge any tech comprising of algorithms and machine learning as AI. However, regardless of where that …

Artificial Intelligence

Splunk Buys Security Startup Caspida For $190M

Splunk announced this evening it had purchase Caspida, a Palo Alto startup that uses machine learning techniques to help identify cyber-secruity threats from inside and outside the company, for $190 million. The deal has already closed, the company reported.<p>Splunk helps companies deal with the …

Machine Learning

Frogly, l’algorithme qui optimise les prix de vos logements Airbnb

Le blog de ressources et conseils pour entrepreneurs 1001startups, vous présente aujourd’hui pour sa rubrique la France a d’incroyables start-up, …

Airbnb